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Table 2 Summary of nerve injuries after primary total ankle arthroplasty

From: Neurologic injuries after primary total ankle arthroplasty: prevalence and effect on outcomes

Injured Nerve Number (%) Recovery Status Treatment Patient Satisfaction
Posterior tibial 9 (39.1) Complete : 3 Tarsal tunnel release: 3 Very satisfied: 3
Incomplete : 5 Somewhat satisfied: 1
Neurorrhapy: 2
None : 1 Observation: 4 Somewhat dissatisfied: 3
Superficial peroneal 6 (26.1) Complete : 4 Observation: 6 Very dissatisfied: 2
Incomplete : 2 Very satisfied: 4
Somewhat satisfied: 2
Deep peroneal 6 (26.1) Complete: 4 Observation: 6 Very satisfied: 4
Incomplete: 2 Somewhat satisfied: 2
Sural 1 (4.3) Complete: 1 Observation: 1 Very satisfied: 1
Saphenous 1 (4.3) Complete: 1 Observation: 1 Very satisfied: 1